OverviewHealth Promotion Specialist in North Battleford, SK
Battle River Treaty 6 Health Centre Inc.
Branch North Battleford SK CA
Health Promotion Specialist
North Battleford, SK
for establishing links with the individual, family, and community to promote wellness and improve health. Services are focused on empowering individuals and…
Will be responsible for establishing links with the individual, family, and community to promote wellness and improve health. Services are focused on empowering individuals and families to assume a greater responsibility for their health and well being through increased knowledge and skills.
Will be responsible for planning, promoting and delivering health promotion events in partnership with other health staff and in accordance with the identified needs of the First Nation communities.
Will encourage and support the delivery of health promotion programs in the First Nations schools
Demonstrate an understanding of the health and social issues facing First Nations people.
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of traditional aboriginal values, beliefs and healing approaches.
Knowledge of Plains Cree is a definite asset.
Work experience with specialized health promotion programs.
A self starter with high energy and able to work independently with demonstrated planning and organization skills and experience.
Excellent leadership and client care skills, strong organizational, and communication skills.
Current driver’s license essential.
A criminal record check will be required.
CPR and First Aid certification required or must be obtained on employment.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: North Battleford, SK, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13